• “Does Rising Inequality Pose a Threat to Social Peace?”
    “Does Rising Inequality Pose a Threat to Social Peace?”

    Globalization has fuelled inequality in most of the world’s advanced economies, exacerbating the risks of social divisions.

  • “Who are Millennials and Generation Z?”
    “Who are Millennials and Generation Z?”

    In the next decade, millennials and gen Z will dominate the workforce. Let’s get to know them a little better.

  • “How to Win with Millennials?”
    “How to Win with Millennials?”

    Variously described as complex, multitasking, technologically savvy, exasperating, bright but entitled, the millennials are a much-stereotyped bunch.

  • Is a Universal Basic Income a Feasible Approach to Forestalling a Socioeconomic Crisis?
    Is a Universal Basic Income a Feasible Approach to Forestalling a Socioeconomic Crisis?

    Rising inequality, decades of stagnant wages, job insecurity, the fickle gig economy and now automation: these are some of the reasons for the resurrection of an old idea.

  • Short of Staging a Revolution, How Can the Current Capitalist System Be Modified?
    Short of Staging a Revolution, How Can the Current Capitalist System Be Modified?

    A widening gap between rich and poor across the world has people rethinking the assumptions and accepted wisdom of mainstream economics.

  • Which Economists Have Had the Greatest Influence on Our Current Economic System?
    Which Economists Have Had the Greatest Influence on Our Current Economic System?

    Certain works of economic thought have shaped the way modern societies operate – for better and for worse. 

  • Photo by Louis Velazquez on Unsplash
    Photo by Louis Velazquez on Unsplash
    Congress’ Attempt to Curtail Presidential War Making Powers

    The Founding Fathers, 9/11 and a sixty-word blank check.

  • Photo by Omid Armin on Unsplash
    Photo by Omid Armin on Unsplash
    The Current Iran Crisis Has Been Long in the Making

    And it will remain a hot issue in the foreseeable future. Here is why and what might happen next. 

  • The Davos Manifesto 2020
    Photo by Evangeline Shaw on Unsplash
    The Davos Manifesto 2020

    Ushering in a New Era of Stakeholder Capitalism

  • Preparing for the Future with getAbstract
    Preparing for the Future with getAbstract

    ‘Shaping the Future’ is the theme of this year’s Learning at Work Week, which runs from May 13 through May 19, 2019.